Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Program Highlights

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)

Our division manages one of the busiest neonatal ECMO programs in the country:

  • Fellows leave training feeling very comfortable managing ECMO babies.
  • We offer a Neonatal Advanced ECMO Training Program that can be completed during fellowship. This program combines hands-on training and didactics.

Graduate Education

Fellows have the option of completing a graduate certificate or master’s degree as part of their scholarly activity in several areas including the following:

  • Epidemiology
  • Medical education
  • Clinical research
  • Bioethics

Dual-fellowship Programs

Prospective applicants who want to train in neonatology and another related field are encouraged to contact us to discuss options.

Air and Ground Infant Transports

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship

As the referral center for sick babies in Western Pennsylvania and parts of West Virginia and Ohio, we run a robust neonatal transport program utilizing:

  • Ambulance
  • Fixed-wing aircraft
  • Helicopter

Options for Post-fellowship Research Support

Through the University of Pittsburgh and UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh there are several options for research support post-fellowship: